To #OcSober or not to #OcSober?

By Drum Digital
01 October 2015

Are you willing to go without booze for 31 days?

It’s the beginning of a new month, and with it comes new resolutions. #OcSober has been trending on social media at the end of September, signaling a time when people abstain from alcohol for the whole month of October.  

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An Australian initiative, #OcSober seeks to raise funds for Life Education which teaches kids “to enjoy a healthy lifestyle by resisting participation in drug and alcohol abuse.” In DRUM's August 27 issue we investigated if raising the legal drinking age from 18 to 21 will curb the crisis of underage drinking in South Africa. You can read HERE. If you planning to take the challenge, Marie Claire shares 8 tips to go alcohol free HERE. Twitter had a mixed reaction about the challenge:          

Take our poll below and tell us if you are taking the #OcSober challenge.

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